How to Watch the 2021 Latin American Music Awards
The 2021 Latin AMAs are set to take place Thursday (April 15) live from the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. Here's how to watch the 6th annual ceremony.
The 2021 Latin American Music Awards return after the show went on hiatus in 2020 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and are set to take place Thursday live from the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla.
The sixth annual ceremony, which will be hosted by Mexican actress Jacqueline Bracamontes, will be broadcast on Telemundo starting at 7 p.m. ET with the red-carpet pre-show followed at 8 p.m. ET by the awards show.
The red-carpet television special will also be streamed on Twitter and Facebook (@LatinAMAs, @LatinxNow and @Telemundo) and on the Telemundo Entretenimiento YouTube channel, as well as the Telemundo app. The awards show will also be broadcast throughout the Americas on Telemundo Internacional, and digitally through Telemundo’s app.
Artists slated to perform during the telecast include Alejandro Fernández (who is set to receive the Icon Award), Maluma, Karol G, Los Dos Carnales, Eslabon Armado, Camilo, Ricky Martin, among others. Some of the night’s presenters are Ana Bárbara, Chayanne, Fonseca, Marc Anthony, Danny Felix and El Fantasma.
This year, J Balvin and Karol G lead the list of nominees with nine nods each. Both are up for artist of the year, sharing the category with Anuel AA, Bad Bunny, Christian Nodal, Eslabon Armado, Maluma, Ozuna and Sech. Brush up on the full list of nominations here.
Nominees are based on key fan interactions with music, including streaming, sales, airplay and social activity tracked by Billboard through its data partners MRC Data and Next Big Sound for data covering the periods of Jan. 17, 2020, through Jan. 21, 2021.